Lunchbox Speakers' Series - Innovating funding

Wednesday, February 23, 2011 - 16:00 to 17:30

With Rosalyn Morrison, Community Initiatives, Toronto Community Foundation and Betsy Martin, Community Foundations Canada.

Rosalyn Morrison will talk about how the Toronto Community Foundation mobilizes more than 300 individual and family donors, high-impact community organizations and cross-sector leaders to tackle complex, quality of life issues in creative and inspiring ways.

Betsy Martin will discuss how foundations in Canada can support social enterprise and how this is part of the evolution of the investment model of foundations around the world. She will give examples of what community foundations in Canada and the United States are doing, to give a sense of the potential for this kind of community foundation investing.

Moderator: Michael Hall, Primus

Bring your lunch and a mug. Water, coffee and tea will be provided.

This event will also be webcast live on the Internet.  Please see our website for detailed instructions:

Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, U of T
252 Bloor St. West Room 12-199
43° 40' 4.854" N, 79° 23' 54.0816" W
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